Spotlight On Dizzy O’Dare

Spotlight On Dizzy O’Dare

This week our Spotlight On is a cracker! The wonderful Dizzy O’Dare is a contemporary circus and outdoor theatre company. We’ve worked with them several times as part of our Applause Outdoors season – maybe you saw The Dodo Rider at a fete last...
Volunteers Week 2020

Volunteers Week 2020

Happy Volunteers Week 2020! This week we are thinking of all our amazing volunteer promoters and their communities, we couldn’t do what we do without you and we are looking forward to sharing brilliant live performances together again when we can! To them, and...
Spotlight On Last Chance Saloon

Spotlight On Last Chance Saloon

Last Chance Saloon are a comic theatre company who specialise in twisting classic stories and infusing them with their own unique brand of character-based comedy. They were part of our Indoors season last Autumn, and toured their show The Curse of the Mummy and...
Creativity and Wellbeing Week

Creativity and Wellbeing Week

Being creative can support your mental health and wellbeing – and this week is both Mental Health Awareness Week and National Wellbeing and Creativity Week. What are you listening to in lockdown? Are you drawing, painting, writing, dancing, singing? What books...
Spotlight On Long Nose Puppets

Spotlight On Long Nose Puppets

For our Artist Spotlight this week we had a chat with Katherine Morton from Long Nose Puppets – if you’ve been lucky enough to see any of their delightful puppetry shows for families in a village hall in our region including Penguin, Arthur’s Dreamboat and Out of the...
Spotlight On – Eduardo Niebla

Spotlight On – Eduardo Niebla

While we are in lockdown, many of our Applause Indoor and Outdoor artists and performing companies have been getting creative at home, making work and sharing it online, as well as embracing the challenges of daily life that we are all experiencing! We are turning the...